Banking for Corporates


As the first European investment bank in EMEA, we support our corporate client base in their development, providing strategic advice and first-class access to financing and transaction banking services. We see our role as bridge builders between our broad and long-standing corporate client base and trusted institutional investors, leveraging on teams combining global reach, sector expertise and local knowledge.

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Coverage & Industry Groups

Corporates want to interact with bankers who understand their business, so our coverage set-up is anchored locally and backed by specialised coverage and industry groups experts, bringing advisory and financing knowledge in each of the following sectors: 

  • Consumer, Retail & Healthcare
  • Industrials
  • Infrastructure, Energy, Natural resources and Transportation
  • Technology, Media and Telecom 
  • Real Estate

Equity & Debt Markets

Our Equity & Debt Markets professionals work hand in hand, ensuring alignment of all activities across origination, structuring and syndication. Product neutrality guarantees the delivery of the financing solution that best fit our corporate clients’ needs, while integration with syndication facilitates distribution.

We help our corporate clients raise equity or equity-linked capital, via IPOs, rights issues, block trades, convertible or exchangeable bonds, to facilitate acquisitions, separations, disposals and other financings.

Our teams provide advisory services and structuring in ECM, leveraging the Exane BNP Paribas equity brokerage platform in EMEA, as well as distribution and research services for equity issuers across major sectors and geographies.

Our Debt Capital markets team operate an origination platform providing solutions to corporate clients across loans & bonds, for both Investment grade and highly leveraged companies.

The team is complemented by a strong Syndicate, coordinating the distribution of loans, bonds and Equity issuances to a wide network of investors.

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M&A Advisory

BNP Paribas’ reputation as an M&A advisor of choice has been built on the back of an excellent track record of originating and successfully executing tailor-made transactions.   Our highly experienced professionals across the globe strive to offer insightful advice on all types of mergers and acquisitions and equity capital markets transactions. Investment Banking teams provide M&A advisory services to BNP Paribas’ corporate, institutional, equity sponsor and government clients through sector expertise and local intelligence


Our Origination & Structuring teams advise clients on risk transfer solutions, through securitisation vehicles for relevant and granular asset classes, providing financing when needed.

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Asset-based Finance

Our Real Assets division supports the growth of the real economy, playing a leading role in advising, financing, and supporting clients‘ development in a wide range of major business sectors: energy, infrastructure, export, transportation, real estate, natural resources, etc.

We are committed to the transition towards a low-carbon economy, and support our clients in this journey with our innovative and sustainable financing solutions.

Treasury Solutions

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Trade Finance

Our Trade Finance franchise is rated as one of the world’s top three and the first in Europe, with a global network of more than 300 experts providing local offers and tailored on-the-ground expertise.

We deliver the most appropriate balanced risk mitigation and working capital to facilitate your business along the value chain, offering the most complete capabilities and advisory to support even the most complex situations. In addition to a complete range of traditional trade products and services we also offer structured trade and customised supply chain management solutions

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Corporate Deposits

Our teams provide liquidity advisory and help corporate treasurers make best use of their operational and surplus cash, and optimise their overall short-term investment portfolios.

We provide an extensive range of solutions to help corporates manage cash at every stage, from liquidity management to investment solutions for operational, reserve and strategic cash.

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Cash Management

Top 4 cash management bank in the world, we combine an undisputed local footprint with a powerful global reach to serve over 40,000 corporates worldwide.

We offer a broad set of solutions for corporates to manage ingoing and outgoing flows, concentrate cash positions and manage short-term liquidity. Services include bank account management, payment instruments (transfer, card, cheque, cash, FX), connectivity solutions (Connexis, Swiftnet), cash pooling solutions & sight deposits.

Evolution and Revolution of Sustainable Finance

Sustainable finance has revolutionised financial services and the way we all do business. Today, offerings like sustainable bond and loan products are growing at an astonishing rate and creating a more sustainable economy.